£35 - £40 per hour
+44 (0)151 666 8972
3 months ago
Location - Birmingham
Contract Duration: 6 -12 months
Landscape Architect – Birmingham
We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic landscape architect to join our Landscape, Architecture and Masterplanning team in Birmingham city centre. Our work includes a diverse and expanding portfolio of public realm and environmental focussed schemes, including high profile private and public-sector city, development and infrastructure projects across the country.
Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas.
Working within a multi-disciplinary team environment, this role would suit those with a Masters/Post Graduate Diploma in Landscape Architecture or equivalent experience, interested in supporting design and assessment project delivery from masterplanning and feasibility, through to concept design, detailed design and construction.
The successful candidate will be proficient in the use of AutoCAD and graphic design software (e.g. Adobe Creative Suite) complemented by good hand drawing and word processing skills. Experience in 3D software packages as well as GIS and BIM compliant packages would be an advantage.
Demonstrating CMLI status, or a commitment to the Landscape Institute’s Pathway to Chartership, and a full UK driving licence is essential.
Responsibilities will include:
• Undertaking site analysis and survey to advise on constraints and opportunities
• Preparing scaled drawings and drafting reports of acceptable technical and presentational quality
• Preparing specifications for design and construction for hard and soft landscape
• Checking own work for quality and accuracy
• Liaising with clients and other professionals to establish landscape requirements
• Delivering agreed tasks to time and budget
• Presenting technical work at meetings
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